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** The ambiguousness is highlighted by Tom's appreciation of TheGraduate which, similarly, has an ambiguous ending that would be considered a downer.

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** The ambiguousness is highlighted by Tom's appreciation of TheGraduate ''Film/TheGraduate'' which, similarly, has an ambiguous ending that would be considered a downer.


*** Valid, however, the lead up to this shows him finally putting work in towards his other goals (working as an architect), instead of wasting time in the greeting card company. It implies that while he was waiting for a ManicPixieDreamGirl to come along and change his life, he's gotten over that and is taking steps towards finding happiness outside of his romantic relationships. If he happens to meet someone along the way, all the better, as he's better prepared for that, now.

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*** Valid, however, the lead up to this shows him finally putting work in towards his other goals (working as an architect), instead of wasting time in the greeting card company. It implies that while he was waiting for a ManicPixieDreamGirl to come along and change his life, he's gotten over that and is taking steps towards finding happiness outside of his romantic relationships. If he happens to meet someone along the way, all the better, as he's better prepared for that, now.now.
* FridgeBrilliance: Tom singing [[Music/TheClash "Train in Vain"]] after breaking up with Summer. You can be forgiven for not knowing it's a BreakupSong.


** The ambiguousness is highlighted by Tom's appreciation of TheGraduate which, similarly, has an ambiguous ending that would be considered a downer.

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** The ambiguousness is highlighted by Tom's appreciation of TheGraduate which, similarly, has an ambiguous ending that would be considered a downer.downer.
***Valid, however, the lead up to this shows him finally putting work in towards his other goals (working as an architect), instead of wasting time in the greeting card company. It implies that while he was waiting for a ManicPixieDreamGirl to come along and change his life, he's gotten over that and is taking steps towards finding happiness outside of his romantic relationships. If he happens to meet someone along the way, all the better, as he's better prepared for that, now.

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**The ambiguousness is highlighted by Tom's appreciation of TheGraduate which, similarly, has an ambiguous ending that would be considered a downer.


** There's nothing to actually make fans believe this. There's also the fact that Summer was probably the problem and nothing infers that [[spoiler: Autumn]] is like that.
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** There's nothing to actually make fans believe this. There's also the fact that Summer was probably the problem and nothing infers that [[spoiler: Autumn]] is like that.

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